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L'Aromate

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42 Rue du Marechal leclerc, 49400, Saumur, France
+33 2 41 51 31 45
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12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Greater Sydney, Australia
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55 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

An excellent restaurant, this was one of three we booked for dinner during our three nights in Saumur. Food was excellent and service was very good.

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New York City
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74 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

We rarely go to a restaurant twice during a 3-day stay, but Restaurant L’Aromate was superb. We were told that the couple who owns it once had a one star Michelin restaurant in Vichy, but were not interested in the time and effort required to play the rating game, so they closed and reopened in Saumur where the chef was... More 

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Billinghay, United Kingdom
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137 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

Visited here twice when we were staying in Saumur last September on both occasions we had lunch from the set menu which was very good value for money and the service was delightful, what was noticeable was that most of the other diners were French which speak volumes in itself. If you are Saumur do make the effort and talk... More 

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Caterham, United Kingdom
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151 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2016

I visited this restaurant about three years ago and was very impressed back then. One of the signs of a good restaurant, in France, is its popularity by the locals at lunchtime, and the three times I have been here, it has been very busy with French businessmen/ businesswomen. They don't go over the top cramming as many as they... More 

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Amberley, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

Last night we had the most wonderful Reveillons (New Years Eve) dinner here. 7 delicious and beautifully presented courses with perfect service and a great atmosphere. We've eaten here before for 'normal' meals and they have all been great too.

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Deux-Sevres, France
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

11 of us recently enjoyed lunch here pre Xmas. We were given a private room upstairs. The food and service were excellent.

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USA and South Africa
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128 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

We arrived (3 of us, with a booking) at this bustling little restaurant (which had been recommended by both our hotel and a friend from Saumur), a short walk from our Hotel Londres at a busy time, and had to wait a bit for menus and service. But we really enjoyed the food (chevre chaud salad, foie gras, magret de... More 

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Vendee, France
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37 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

We arrived (reserved in advance) with a party of 10. They had done a special "menu" for us of around 5 courses. All was fabulous, and they even (easily) swapped out one fish dish for me with a delectable grilled veggie risotto at the very last minute. Very good reception, the service was delightful, and we all left very happy... More 

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Greenwood, Mississippi
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

Were able to obtain a table at last minute. Very good meal, food a real value. Staff very helpful with menu, wines desert.

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Paris, France
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80 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

This restaurant is located at 10 minutes walk from center town but you will definitely not regret it ! The menu is 20€ during the week and 30 for the week ends. Everything from starter to dessert is homemade and really tasty. We had the foie gras, the caille and the macaron. All fantastic !

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 Rue du Marechal leclerc, 49400, Saumur, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Maine et Loire  >  Saumur
  • Phone Number: +33 2 41 51 31 45

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?